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While protestors are demanding that the Hoover Police Department release video from the police body cameras and mall surveillance in the shooting death of E.J Bradford, his parents are preparing to lay him to rest.

The post INTERVIEW: Parents of the Black man fatally shot in the face by Hoover police in an Alabama mall demand answers appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. A Hartford, Connecticut police officer has been terminated this week after he was caught on video taunting a […]

The post VIDEO: Police officer fired after taunting Black and Hispanic kids ‘I’m a little trigger-happy’ appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. An Ohio police officer who stopped himself from shooting a black child when he realized he was holding […]

The post White cop who lectured black kids playing with a BB gun in viral video praised on CNN but Twitter has thoughts appeared first on theGrio.

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. In a tense exchange that was captured on body cam, an Ohio police officer lectures two young boys about […]

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Video released this week by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability, shows an off-duty Chicago police sergeant opening fire and wounding an unarmed autistic man […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. The Detroit police chief has fired a rookie white police officer who used his Instagram account to make […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Thursday, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability released body camera video showing officers fatally shooting an armed man […]

The post Graphic bodycam video shows Chicago police shooting Terrell Eason appeared first on theGrio.

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Former Florida police chief Raimundo Atesiano is accused of ordering his officers to trump up charges against innocent Black men so that his department could maintain an impressive record.

The post Police admit to framing a Black man who did 5 years in jail and then was deported back to Haiti  appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Baltimore City officials are calling on “millennial, minority, female, and ‘ideal’ candidates” to fill 90 officer vacancies in […]

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A new video shows dozens of NYPD officers dragging an unconscious 22-year old Keith Woody from a house in Harlem, then dropping him on the street next to a police cruiser.

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Police and state lawmakers alike agree that state laws need to be updated in the wake of […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation or share your own story using the hashtag #BlackonBlue.   Victoria Davis sold her car. The logic was that if she wasn’t driving it a police officer […]

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A Pennsylvania police officer is seen on video using a stun gun on a man as he’s sitting on a curb. Lancaster police says officers were called around 10 a.m. Thursday and told a man was confronting people with a bat. –White woman attacks family with racial slurs while they celebrate birthday party– Video posted […]

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Antwon Rose's parents sat down with ABC News to break their silence about the loss of their son and the police officer who fatally shot him last week in a suburb of Pittsburgh.

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue.Protesters demanding answers in Tuesday night’s fatal shooting by an East Pittsburgh police officer of unarmed teen Antwon […]

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In honor of Antown Rose's life and to ensure that his narrative in the media is an honest one, here are five things to know about the young man.

The post 5 Things to know about Antwon Rose, the unarmed Black teen gunned down by East Pittsburgh police appeared first on theGrio.

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  A police officer in Lorain, Ohio, outside Cleveland, was fired after being caught on dashcam video detaining his daughter’s Black boyfriend without cause, the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram is reporting. John Kovach, Jr. was fired after an internal investigation concluded he abused his authority by conducting a traffic stop on 18-year-old Makai Coleman and his daughter Katlyn […]

The post VIDEO: White police officer fired after pulling over daughter’s Black boyfriend in bogus traffic stop ‘We’ll make sh*t up as we go’ appeared first on theGrio.

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Officials in Allegheny County, Penn., have identified the East Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed an […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. In the latest case of an unarmed Black male dying at the hands of police, the East Pittsburgh […]

The post Shooting death of 17-year-old Antwon Rose by police officer who was on the job for one day sparks protest appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Chicago police are now under investigation after an incident caught on camera showed an distraught 10-year-old boy being […]

The post VIDEO: Heartbreaking clip shows Chicago police handcuffing 10-year-old boy saying he fit the description appeared first on theGrio.

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Body-camera footage showing the fatal police shooting of Marcus-David Peters after he was hit with a stun gun raised more questions than it provided answers, the man’s family said after viewing the footage. Peters was naked and unarmed when he emerged from his car and ran toward the officer on Interstate 95 in Richmond, Va. […]

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  Back in January, Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown, was assaulted and arrested by police over an alleged parking violation and now body cam footage has revealed foul play on the part of the police. The footage was released on Wednesday and shows the NBA player being tasered by cops after they questioned him about […]

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Bernice King is urging the public to boycott Waffle House after a disturbing video of a black man being choked and body slammed at the restaurant surfaced on Facebook. The daughter of civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. and CEO of The King Center posted the story about a North Carolina police officer choking […]

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The lackluster response to female victims has led many Black women to wonder, "Why aren't people as upset when we experience racial injustice?"

The post After police brutally arrest Chikesia Clemons at Waffle House where is the outrage for Black women? appeared first on theGrio.

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